Boys’ Basketball Defeats Edison
On Friday, December 2, the boys’ basketball team traveled to Edison, where both teams won by 20 or more points. The junior varsity team won with a final score of 47-21. The varsity team won with a final score of 74-51. Hayden Cassidy was named player of the game, with 21 points.
- Chaz Culbertson
Girls’ Basketball Defeats Tigers
On Saturday, December 3, the girls’ basketball team hosted the WVU Holiday Classic and played the Shadyside Tigers. They went on to win the game with a score of 56-33. Kenzie Harbold led all scorers with 19 points and Maddy Butler added 12 points. The other games during the Classic were: Fort Frye against Martins Ferry, the Cadets winning 39-19, and Union Local against Tusky Valley, the Jets winning 49-35.
- Angi Ferri
Boys’ Bowling Takes First Place
On Saturday, December 3, the boys’ bowling team traveled to Indian Valley, for their invitational. The boys came out victorious, placing first overall.
- Sophie Bland
Jr. High Wrestling Debut at Claymont
On Saturday, December 3, the Jr. High Wrestling team competed at the Claymont Invitational Tournament, making their debut to start off the season. They placed 13th, and are looking forward to their future matches.
- Lexi Smith
Girls’ Basketball Defeats Potters
On Monday, December 5, the girls’ basketball team traveled to East Liverpool to take on the Potters. The junior varsity fell with a final score of 31-17. However, the varsity won a close one, 33-31, led by Angi Ferri with 11 points, Maddy Butler with 9 points, and Mackenzie Harbold with 8 points.
- Zoe Whipkey
Junior High Girls’ Basketball Hosts Shadyside
On Monday, December 5, the junior high girls’ basketball played at home against Shadyside. The 7th grade team lost with a final score of 12-17. The 8th grade team won with a final score of 45-17.
- Kaleb Bethel
Junior High Boys’ Basketball Splits Against Edison
On Monday, December 5, the Junior High Boys’ Basketball team traveled to Edison. The 7th grade team played well, had the lead the whole time, and won 32-26. Zach Harbold played really well on defense and the whole team played really smart. 8th grade played hard and tried their best but came up short and lost 30-20.
- Kendra DeWees
Bowling Hosts Union Local
On Tuesday, December 6, the boys’ and girls’ varsity bowling teams played against Union Local. The girls’ won 1683-1473, but the boys’ unfortunately lost 1916-1974.
- Haley Dunlap
Wrestling at Claymont
On Wednesday, December 7, the Harrison Central Wrestling team opened up their season at Claymont High School. Despite their best efforts out on the mat, the varsity Huskies fell to the Mustangs, 42-31. Wins by fall came from: 132lb Andrew Cox, 157lb Hunter Bittinger, and 285lb Landen Thomas. Servacio Lopez won by major decision 14-5, and Lucas Thomas ended the evening with a 8-4 decision over Wyatt Shaw. The junior high also fell to Claymont, 78-12.
- Servacio Lopez
Bowling Defeats Monroe Central
Wednesday, December 7, at Russell Family Bowling Center, the boys’ and girls’ bowling teams both defeated Monroe Central. The varsity boys’ team score was H.C. 1788 - Monroe Central 1397 and Beallsville 1229. High individual scores were: Sean Drapp 202, Kobie Hennis 170, Chad Viers 169, and Drew Culbertson 151. Varsity girls team score was H.C. 1687 - Monroe Central 1398. High individual scores were: Lauren Best 171 & 187, Angel Utter 171, and Cami Basich 150. It was a good day on the lanes for these young athletes that put countless hours into improving their game.
- Kimberly-Ann Eikleberry
On Thursday, December 8, the academic challenge team competed against Edison for their first match of the season. The team consists of 12 members, 2 of which are returning. The junior varsity team won their match, 2-1. The varsity team lost their match, 2-1.
- Leah Cottrell
Girls’ Basketball Wins Against Beaver Local
On Thursday, December 8, the girls’ basketball team played Beaver Local at home. The Huskies junior varsity beat the Beavers 14-12, playing 2 quarters. The varsity then beat the Beavers 63-21. Maddy Butler led in scoring with 18 points, Danica Rensi had 14 points, and Mackenzie Harbold and Emma Fischer both had 9 points.
- Maddy Bender
Monday, December 12
• Bowling John Marshall Away 4:00
• Boys JH Basketball Martins Ferry Away 5:30
• Girls Varsity Basketball Indian Creek Away 6:00
• Boys Freshman Basketball Martins Ferry Away 7:30
Tuesday, December 13
• Bowling River Home 4:00 (JR Lanes)
• Boys Freshman Basketball Linsly Home 6:00
Wednesday, December 14
• Boys JH Wrestling Buckeye Local Home 5:30
• Boys Varsity Wrestling Buckeye Local Home 6:30
• Girls Varsity Basketball Martins Ferry Away 5:30
Thursday, December 15
• Bowling Bridgeport Away 3:30 (St. C. Lanes)
• Girls JH Basketball Buckeye Local Home 5:30
Friday, December 16
• Boys JH Basketball Bellaire Away 5:30
Saturday, December 17
• Boys JH Wrestling Buckeye Local Invite Away 9:00
• Boys Varsity Basketball St. Clairsville vs. Meadowbrook Home 12:00
• Boys Varsity Basketball Union Local vs. Wheeling Central Home 2:00
• Boys Varsity Basketball Caldwell Home 4:00
• Boys Varsity Basketball Linsly vs. Medina Home 6:00